Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Cross-breeding restores sight to blind cavefish | Not Exactly Rocket Science | Discover Magazine

Cross-breeding restores sight to blind cavefish | Not Exactly Rocket Science | Discover Magazine

But there is a deceptively simple way of restoring both the eyes and sight that evolution has taken, and Richard Borowsky from New York University’s Cave Biology Research Group has found it. You merely cross-bred fish from different caves.

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